AMD Athlon II X4 600e: specs and benchmarks

AMD Athlon II X4 600e

Summary

AMD started AMD Athlon II X4 600e sales on October 2009 at a recommended price of $130. This is Propus architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.2 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket AM3 processor with a TDP of 45 Watt. It supports DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 5.20 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Athlon II X4 600e processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
5.66
 
Type
Desktop
 
Achitecture codename
Propus
 
Release date
on October 2009
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$130
 
Price now
$130
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Athlon II X4 600e's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Athlon II X4 600e's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.2 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
128 KB (per core)
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
512 KB (per core)
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
Die size
169 mm2
 
Transistor count
300 million
 
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Athlon II X4 600e compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
Socket
AM3
 
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Athlon II X4 600e.
Supported memory types
DDR3
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Athlon II X4 600e. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

5.20

Passmark

2465

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Athlon II X4 600e is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Athlon II X4 600e performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

Intel equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Athlon II X4 600e from Intel is Core i7-2610UE, which is faster by 1% and higher by 3 positions in our rating.

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